Kensho Raises $50M in Funding

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

As reported by Forbes, Kensho in Cambridge, MA has raised $50M in funding led by S&P Global with participation from Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Morgan Stanley, Citigroup and Wells Fargo, General Catalyst, and Breyer Capital.  Kensho is a machine intelligence company that applies AI for real-world impact across government and commercial institutions around the world... READ MORE

EverQuote Adds $13M to Series B Round of Funding - Total $36M

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

EverQuote, Inc., the leading online insurance marketplace in the U.S., is pleased to announce the appointment of Mira Wilczek to its Board of Directors. Mira is the President and CEO of venture incubator Cogo Labs, which has spawned 15 companies. Mira brings an impressive background as a technologist, entrepreneur, and startup advisor.

Bison Raises Investment From Hamilton Lane

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Hamilton Lane, a leading private markets asset management firm, today announced an investment in and strategic partnership with Bison (Boston Illiquid Securities Offering Network, Inc.), a company focused on creating innovative analytical systems for the private markets industry. This investment represents a significant and continued commitment from Hamilton Lane to support breakthrough technologies, enhanced data transparency and more robust analytics for the private markets.

LBRY Raises $500K In Funding

Thursday, September 8, 2016

LBRY, a community-controlled content marketplace, today announced a $500K fundraising round. The round is led by Pillar, a Boston-based venture capital firm that focuses on transformative technologies. The company will use this capital primarily to expand its staff and fund development toward a full public release of its consumer app. LBRY’s ultimate goal is for users to have access to every film, song, book, and app ever made – on any device.

Circle Raises $60M In Funding

Thursday, June 23, 2016

As per Circle's blog post:  

Today, we announced two related milestones: a $60M strategic financing from a syndicate of major Chinese strategic investors; and the formation of Circle China, a new Beijing-based company focused on bringing the benefit of open, global, blockchain-powered social payments to Chinese consumers. We want to connect consumers using dollars, pounds, euro and renminbi the same way that the web, email and other protocols have connected consumers globally.

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